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Groupon, LivingSocial offer ‘getaways’ to York

  Want to know something awesome? Recently, York County has been featured as a “getaway” location on two daily deal sites. First, Heritage Hills is offering this package with ice skating through Groupon. Another deal on LivingSocial features Grace Manor … Continue reading

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Flying in the air and surfing the web – for free

Many airlines have been experimenting with in-air Internet access over the past couple of years, but the latest trend may be offering the in-air web surfing for free – at least on selected websites, according to TheStreet. Delta said recently … Continue reading

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You know gas prices were high when…..

I nearly swerved in my car coming back to York this weekend when I saw a gas station practically giving away gasoline. OK, OK, they were charging $3.69 per gallon for regular, but compared to a few weeks ago, when … Continue reading

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Dealing with high gas prices

Yesterday, I talked about my reaction to $3.93 per gallon gasoline but how we might be close to the end of the skyrocketing prices. I figured I am spending about $7 per week more now on gas than I was … Continue reading

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Slow down, save a dollar

As gas prices continue to rise, I’m glad that I drive a little Honda Civic. It’s old — a 1995 model — but it has a small four-cylinder  engine that allows me to get about 35 miles per gallon of … Continue reading

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The top 25 cities with most expensive gas

Monday, gas in York average $3.798, according to gas price tracking website, Gasbuddy.com. That’s pretty expensive, considering just one year ago, it averaged 3.356. But there is a tiny glimmer of sunshine for York County residents – we are still … Continue reading

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Gas price update: Prices continue to climb

Gas prices are continuing to climb this week. Here’s the data from the the Department of Energy’s Enegery Information Administration: Date                                                  … Continue reading

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Gas price news only getting worse

No doubt about it: 2011 was a rough year for gas prices. According to GasBuddy.com, which tracks prices and trends in the fuel industry, the average price of gas in 2011 was $3.513, which was 72.6-cents per gallon higher than … Continue reading

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